October 18, 2010
In Style magazine says the quickest way to fake a spa pedicure is to put on your peep-toes and paint only the nails that are visible.
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September 1, 2010
A quick tip from celebrity manicurist Kimmie Kyees is to apply two coats of white polish over natural nails before applying any neon polish. "Neons especially have spaces and gaps where they are see-through and they can look watery on the nail. Putting on a solid white really makes those neons pop so they look just like they do in the bottle."
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August 19, 2010
Cosmopolitan talks to Suzi Weiss-Fischmann, artistic director for OPI, about this year’s version of the gradation manicure.
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August 1, 2010
Don your berets, because Orly’s new Instant Artist Collection promises to help you achieve clean, precise, and colorful nail art designs at every skill level. The collection features 24 water-based shades that each come with a tapered brush for exact placement. The collection also includes four tools: a detailer brush, striper brush, dotter duo, and design tear-off cards that offer suggested step-by-steps.
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July 28, 2010
Glamour girl Jessica Biel sports a half-moon manicure that’s easy to get in four quick steps.
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March 1, 2010
Jessica Vartoughian has a few tricks up her sleeve thanks to the last three decades of taking care of Hollywood’s elite fingers and toes.
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February 23, 2010
For extra drying time, Friday's routine includes an at-home manicure, according to Cosmopolitan.
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December 29, 2009
Glamour's beauty deals include fuchsia polish and mini files, and its beauty columnist tells readers how to clean up smudged polish.
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December 18, 2009
Shape's December issue shows readers 10, 20, and 30-minute beauty regimens for a night out, including tips for facial, hair, and nail care.
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December 1, 2009
The French Tip Dip Tool is a new technique used to create a perfect smile line with minimal effort and hyper speed.
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December 1, 2009
A no-shine finish is the hottest new nail look. Get your clients in on the trend with this buyers’ guide of matte polishes and top coats, plus these handy tips on how to apply them properly.
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December 1, 2009
If you’ve heard of nail polish fanatic Amanda Mayton, you most likely know her by her alias: Dr. Frankenpolish.
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October 9, 2009
Celebrity manicurist Bernadette Thompson tells Allure readers how to apply dark polish.
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July 15, 2009
For those who get their nails redone often, Glamour gives tips for getting rid of nail stains.
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May 27, 2009
To spread the amount of time between nail salon trips, keep the nicks and chips to a minimum.
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